SOS” mercenaries get a contract worth $ 5 million to protect the US embassy in Baghdad
US mercenary company SOS announced it has secured a $ 5 million contract plus a four-year contract by the US military to provide human resources, accounting and technical security assistance services to the US embassy’s security cooperation office in Baghdad.
“SOS will also support the development of the Iraqi army while increasing the military’s ability to respond to threats and counter-terrorism operations,” the company said on its website.
“The company has supported US efforts in Iraq since 2003 and we look forward to continuing our relationship with the Office of Security Cooperation at the US Embassy in Baghdad and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs,” said Frank Helmeck, the company’s chief executive.
SOSMG Ltd., as it is known, is a company engaged in the field of administrative security services for individuals and institutions, and its crew consists of mercenaries.
Blackwater, a US security firm, was convicted of killing 14 Iraqi civilians in Nisour Square in Baghdad in 2007 during an indiscriminate shooting. Source